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Papadopoulos Name Meaning

Greek: patronymic meaning ‘son of the priest’, from papas ‘priest’ + the patronymic ending -poulos, an ending that occurs mainly in the Peloponnese, derived from Latin pullus ‘nestling’, ‘chick’. Greek Orthodox priests, unlike their Roman Catholic counterparts, were allowed to marry and have children. This is the commonest surname in Greece.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Panagopoulos, Petropoulos, Alexopoulos, Kostopoulos, Antonopoulos

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Papadopoulos Family Origin

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Papadopoulos Family Occupations

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In 1940, Farmer and Librarian were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Papadopoulos. 22% of Papadopoulos men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Proprietor
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Librarian

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Papadopoulos Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 517 military records available for the last name Papadopoulos. For the veterans among your Papadopoulos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Papadopoulos Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Papadopoulos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Papadopoulos in 1954 was 67, and 68 in 2004.

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